Sunday, May 24, 2015
SECTION B10 CURRENT FIRE DANGER
TODAY IS A CLASS 4 DAY
BUILDUP INDEX- 53
RELATIVE HUMIDITY- 34%
HAINES INDEX- 4
WIND- SW @ 7 mph
updated 05/24/15 at 1800 hrs
Class day updated daily by about 1430 hours
NEW JERSEY CAMPFIRE RESTRICTIONS
No restrictions are in effect
SPECIAL NOTICES/WEATHER ALERTS
NWS Speacial Weather Statement For Extreme Northeast New Jersey for the following counties @ 4:44 am:
Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic and Union
ENHANCED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TODAY INTO EARLY THIS
SOUTHWEST FLOW TODAY INTO EARLY THIS EVENING WILL BE GENERALLY 10
TO 20 MPH AND THIS WILL HELP LOWER DEWPOINTS WITH VERTICAL MIXING.
AS A RESULT...MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE NEAR 25 TO 30
PERCENT FOR MUCH OF THE REGION...SO THESE CONDITIONS WILL ENHANCE
THE SPREAD AND GROWTH OF ANY FIRES THAT DEVELOP.
DIVISION B PACK TEST- Saturday, May 30, 2015
at the Div B New Lisbon office 8:30 am-11:30 am
***This will be the last pack test till fall of 2015***
CURRENT NJ WILDFIRE ACTIVITY
There is no current sizable activity
NJFFS FIRE TOWER STATUS
Division B & C fire towers are STAFFED today
Division B Miller Air Base STAFFED with BRAVO 1
Fire towers hours of operation 0945-1745
NJ Forest Fire Service Live Radio Feeds
More NJ Forest Fire T-shirts are available.
Please visit the "B10 stuff for sale" page to order
NJ Forest Fire Member since 1989
Morganville Independent Fire Co
Marlboro Twp, NJ
2014 International Work Star 4x4/2015 KME Flex Interface Engine.
1250 gpm Darley PTO pump, 750 GWT, 20 gallon Class A foam tank.
Photo: John H. Rieth
Current wildfire news........
Drought worsens in New Jersey 05/21/15
Scenes from around the region ..........
Bristol Twp, PA 05/19/15
Various photos from B10 prescribed burning projects in 2012
Some NJFFS folks that worked the June 2011
"Mannis Duck Pond" wildfire